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General Information

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Doctor Dad is a workshop that helps fathers learn the basics to promote health, identify and treat illness, and prevent injury for toddlers and infants. Fathers learn how to use basic medical knowledge to provide compassionate care, enabling them to handle the majority of medical situations that may arise as their children grow. The workshop targets infant and toddler health. However, fathers will also learn skills that they can build on as their child grows.


Curriculum Purpose

The Doctor Dad workshop is intended to improve a father's parenting skills in the areas of infant and toddler health. Also, to help fathers realize that they play a unique role in caring for their children.

Curriculum Type Responsible Fatherhood / Parenting
Edition 1st Revised
Other Versions Available Not Specified
Total Hours 8.00 hours
Total Hours Flexible Not Specified
Frequency Curriculum can be offered in an 8-hour all-day event; two 4-hour half-day sessions; or four 2-hour sessions held over the span of a few days or on the weekends.
Frequency Flexible Yes
Delivery Format In-Person
Optional Topic Areas Available Yes
Supplemental Facilitator Aids Available Yes
Curriculum Has Been Evaluated Yes
Other Languages Available Not Specified

Target Learner Characteristics

Age Not Specified
Income Level Not Specified
Race / Ethnicity Not Specified
Education / Literacy Level Not Specified
Relationship Status Not Specified
Military Family Not Specified
Incarcerated Father Not Specified
Non-residental Father Not Specified
Multi-partner Family Not Specified
Step Family Not Specified
Expectant Family Not Specified
Parents Yes
Relationship In-Distress Not Specified

Contact Information

URL http://www.fatherhood.org

Costs

Basic Instructional Materials Facilitator's Guide; Father's Workbook; Workshop Manual
Basic Materials Cost $239.00
Additional Training Costs Not Specified
Copies Can Be Made No
Discounts Not Specified

Technical Assistance

Technical Assistance is Available Yes

Evaluation Tools

Customer Satisfaction Survey Available Yes
Pre/Post Tests Available Yes
Additional Cost Not Specified
Test Grading Options Not Specified

Facilitator Requirements

Facilitator Qualifications Yes- effective facilitator
Additional Teaching Requirements Parenting experience
Technology Requirements LCD projector or overhead; video functionality
Instructional Approach Interactive and structured
Who Attends Fathers
Group Size 10 to 12
Facilitator Training Required No

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